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Board Of Ed Agenda

The Manhasset Board of Education will unveil its new school district website at 7 p.m. in the Secondary School Board Room.’s   Click on this link to view the rest of the evening’s agenda www.manhasset.k12.ny.us/board.cfm?subpage=23351 or http://bit.ly/1wIj8CC
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Kindergarten Registration

Manhasset Fall 2015 Kindergarten Registration

 

 

Parents of children who will be 5 years old on or before Dec. 1, 2015 and who live within the boundaries of the Manhasset Public Schools may register their children on the following dates at both Munsey Park and Shelter Rock Elementary Schools.

 

Wednesday, January 21, 2015, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Tuesday, January 27, 2015, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4 to 6 p.m.

 

It is necessary to make an appointment to register your child.  Please call your respective school to make an appointment:   Munsey Park School – 267-7405 or  Shelter Rock School 267-7450

 

Parents are asked to pick up a Manhasset Public Schools Registration Packet at the Main Office of the school that your child will attend prior to your registration appointment.  Please refer to the Manhasset School Board Policies listed below for important information on registration requirements and attendance zone boundaries.

 

  • Manhasset School Board Policy 5151, Admission of Resident Students and Regulation http://www.manhasset.k12.ny.us/policies.cfm?pid=251&searchwords=
  • Manhasset School Board Policy 5151R, Admission of Resident Students, Regulation http://www.manhasset.k12.ny.us/policies.cfm?pid=582&regulationInfo=0.053477465963
  • Manhasset School Board Policy 5120, Attendance Boundaries, can be found at http://www.manhasset.k12.ny.us/policies.cfm?pid=247

It is very important for placement that all kindergarten registration is processed on the above-mentioned dates so that the school district may get an accurate estimate of the enrollment for the incoming kindergarten classes.

Bosworth Attend President’s Reception

North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth attended the St. Mary’s High School President’s Reception celebrating the Performing Arts Program and the Josephine Foundation on November 22nd.  Supervisor Bosworth had the opportunity to meet with the school’s Gaels Parents Association and with several members of the administration prior to the Performing Arts Program’s performance of “Grease.”  Proceeds for the play benefitted The Josephine Foundation, a charity established in 2002 to honor and remember Josephine Koslosky, a woman who believed that by using arts and sports programs, young people and adults can reach for their dreams regardless of their background and financial status.

 

Blue Ribbon For Munsey Park

At the Nov. 6 meeting, the Manhasset Board of Education recognized Munsey Park School students and staff for receiving the 2014 National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence Award.    [Read more...]

School Bond Passes

The Capital Projects Bond Proposition passes with a 61.47 % majority.

 

   Yes:  1,434

 

   No:  899

 

   Total:  2,333

School Bond Vote Dec. 3 – VOTE

Many Manhasset residents have received a check last week from the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance.  This check was part of a two year tax relief program by New York State. The program compensates homeowners whose school district passed a budget under the  2percent cap and reimburses qualifying New York State homeowners for increases in local property taxes on their primary residences.  In May, Manhasset Public Schools passed a budget with a tax levy cap at 1.84 percent and qualified residents of the area this break. [Read more...]

SCA Theater Begins December 6

SCATheater_112114AThe Manhasset SCA Family Theatre will once again present two professional productions during the 2014-2015 season. Frosty the Snowman, will be performed by Plaza Theatrical Productions on Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Munsey Park Elementary School Auditorium at 2 p.m. [Read more...]

Whole Foods Supports SEPTA

Whole Foods Markets Manhasset has supported the Manhasset PTA for special education (SEPTA) with a generous donatiSepta_112114Aon from the Give Back 5% shopping day that was held on Wednesday, Aug 27. Five percent of all spending that day, which totaled $4,683, was donated to Manhasset SEPTA as part of the store’s commitment to educators in the community. [Read more...]

Sound of Music Tickets On Sale

Show dates and times are as follows: Thursday, 11/20  to Saturday, 11/22 at 7:30 p.m.MHSPlay_112114B and Sunday at 2 p.m.

Go to www.manhasset.k12.ny.us to purchase tickets.

St. Mary’s High School Reunion

A half-century after graduation, 113 members of the St. Mary’s Manhasset High School Class of 1964 met for a reunion evening50thReunion_103114A at the Strathmore Vanderbilt Country Club in Manhasset on Saturday Oct. 4. [Read more...]